Ceylon cat is similar to the Abyssinian color, but in contrast to the figure on the head, tail, legs and tail. A color change from gold to sunlight. Ceylon cat – a shorthair cat with a small round head with prominent cheekbones with a characteristic “sleepy” look and a strong muscular body.
Ceylon – the only cat breed, bred in Italy. First cats whose home is considered to be the island of Sri Lanka, brought here in Milan, Paolo Pellegatta veterinarian, but in 1980 this breed was officially recognized by the International Federation of cat lovers.
In Russia, Ceylon breed yet little known, exhibition of cats of PCA. In Moscow, Ceylon cat breed was first introduced in 2004, the year.
Cats of this breed are very active, their mobility is sometimes puzzling, since virtually all of their affairs, it tries to use his master. She also loves to play in the company of someone, so it is best to keep these cats pair, then the two of them will be able to entertain each other, but this is optional. These cats are very balanced, they are amazingly quiet and peaceful. Love the tenderness and affection, if they feel that some even totally outsider experiencing them good feelings, just go to his hands with a request “to scratch behind the ear.”
Cats Ceylon breed – a fine-boned animals are small and medium in size.
The body is graceful and elegant with a strong skeleton and musculature. Preferably short body with well-rounded ho belly. Chest broad. Limbs rather short, muscular, fine-boned, elegant. Hind legs slightly longer than the front. The feet are small, round. The tail is not long, rather short, broad at the base, tapering to a rounded tip.
The head is proportional to the body. Forehead and top of the head flattened-nye. Rounded cheeks. Protruding cheekbones. The nose is short with a slight stop at eye level. Chin developed. The ears are large, set high, open, with rounded tips. The neck is short and muscular.
The eyes are large, shiny, set slightly obliquely. The top line of the eyes almond shaped, bottom – rounded. Eye color yellow-green.
The coat is short, silky, thin, tight-schaya to the body, almost without undercoat.
The color is similar to the Abyssinian, but has a clear picture on the head, neck, limbs and tail. The main background – from sunlight until golden. The body and sides are plain, ticked, without pattern. On his stomach turn into a pale tone with clear spots of primary color. Nose with pink trim to match the basic color. Pads are painted in the color of the main color. On the neck and chest from one to three solid or broken necklaces. Coat has characteristic stripes on legs and tail, and a clear M-shaped pattern on the forehead (the sacred cobra sign). On the limbs well expressed, clear lines. On the tail of the ring. The tip of the tail is dark. Figure ticking and can be black, blue, red, cream and tortoiseshell.
Recognized colors are: the so-called “Manila” (Keating black on gray background), yellow-brown or apricot, blue, cinnamon, fawn, red, cream, tortie. Figure increasingly evident at integument with pronounced tiger stripes on the legs, spots on the abdomen and a uniform solid color throughout the body.
Ceylon cats are very active, their mobility is sometimes puzzling, since virtually all of their affairs, it tries to use his master.
She also likes to play in the company of someone else, so it is best to keep these cats in a pair, then the two of them will be able to entertain each other, but this is optional.
These cats are very balanced, they are amazingly quiet and peaceful.
Love the tenderness and affection, if they feel that some even quite a stranger to them experiencing good feelings, just go to his hands with a request “to scratch behind the ear”.
Caring for a cat Ceylonese is not difficult, all the basic care is regular feeding.
she can live in almost any conditions, regardless of whether or not the large room, as long as it was warm and cozy bed, where you can spend the cold winter evenings and nights in the company of his beloved master.
Description: A small fine-boned cat golden sun color.
Neck: Strong, short and muscular.
Head: well proportioned, with rounded cheeks and prominent cheekbones. Notable pads under his mustache. Rather short nose with a slight stop at eye level. Forehead and top of the head flattened. The chin is well decorated, but not protruding. Bow mirror pink edging – in the tone of the main okrasa. Ushi: Large, wide open, set high, with rounded tips.
Eyes: Fairly large, shiny, with a typical sleepy expression (squardo sognate). Top line – mindaleobraznaya, bottom – slightly rounded. Set well on the sides.
Eye Color: Yellow-green.
Legs and feet: End tonkokostnoe, rather short, muscular. The rear is slightly longer than the front. Paws small and rounded. Paw – in the color of the main color. Body: Small and medium size tonkokostnoe, strong, muscular. Preferably short and deep body with a well-rounded belly. Chest fairly broad.
Tail: Fairly short, broad at the base, tapering to a rounded tip.
Hair: Short, thin and silky, the neighborhood, with slightly planned undercoat.
Colour: The main color of the background – from sunlight until golden.
Image and ticking: Body and sides monotonously ticked, gradually passing into pale (fawn) tone with clear spots (primary color) on the abdomen. One to three solid or broken necklace on the neck and chest, two or three lines on the cheeks and drawing in the form of “Cobra” on his forehead, clear lines on the limbs, rings and black tail tip – the basic color tone. No picture on the back and sides.
Colour: ticking and drawing – black, blue, red, cream or tortoiseshell respectively.
Disadvantages: long, thin body; wide in the ears; perfectly round eyes; tendency to spot on the back and sides; no spot on his stomach.
the title and first place will not be awarded if white spots, especially on the chin or descending on the throat; no lines/stripes on the legs and/or absence of rings on the tail.
Acceptable crossing: Do not